A dramatization of a Roman boy's friendship with a slave in his father's household. Depicts, through the young boys' experiences and activities, the way of life and customs of ancient Rome. Some dialogue in Latin.
Run time 16 minutes 7 secondsProducer William DeneenProduction Company Encyclopaedia Britannica FilmsSponsor Matt HeftlerAudio/Visual sound, colorLanguage Latin
This film was one of three made by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films' Bill Deneen utilizing the sets from Samuel Bronston's epic 'The Fall of the Roman Empire.' This 'Claudius' was actually one of two released concurrently by EB, one with and one without dialogue in Latin, and is exceedingly rare.